Why do people start using alcohol or drugs? How can you help an addict quit?January 12th, 2017 1
Learn the safest ways to stop taking opiates and avoid relapse, here.
Crack detox symptoms start within a few hours after the last use, and can last for weeks and even months on end. What is crack detoxification like? Can you detox from crack cocaine safely? More, here.
The use of “study drugs” such as Adderall has been on the rise since 2009. This infographic shows the demographics and national trends of Adderall use in the population. Check it out to learn more.
Are you a regular user of ecstasy (MDMA)? Then, you may be at risk of developing an addictive need for the drug. More here on how ecstasy addiction is formed and how you can avoid it.
Looking for Percocet addiction help? Learn more about appropriate Percocet addiction treatment options and get help today. More here.
Does labeling objects and situations as “triggers” give them more power over you? It can be scary to live in a world where you are surrounded by relapse triggers. Good news: You may be able to beat them by viewing them differently. Learn more here.
What’s really going on with opiates, opioids, and Rx painkillers in the U.S.? Expert Warren Rivera – a former DEA Special Agent with years of experience in drug diversion - explores here.
Research shows that almost 9% of users become addicted to marijuana. So who needs help to address problems with marijuana use? Learn more in this infographic.
Ultram can be habit forming and may cause addiction if it is abused or used incorrectly. Find out how to recognize Ultram addiction here.
Looking for 2017 calendars for yourself or to give as a present to a loved one in addiction recovery? Check out this list of 5 ideas that can help provide the right amount of motivation and support to anyone in addiction recovery or working in the treatment industry!
How can you know good addiction treatment from the bad? More here on the basics of heroin addiction treatment: assessment, help through detox, medical supervision, effective aftercare AND the individualized human element behind care.
Social media engagement releases dopamine which can get young teen brains hooked on likes, shares, and number of friends. How does the trauma from NOT getting these forms of gratification lead to anxiety and depression? More, here.